3.2 Link to Wildfire

  • Role of burning and cutting
  • Reduce fuel load
  • Provide firebreaks – stop fire / provide access
  • Need to plan for wildfire as part of the muirburn planning process
  • “Not if, but when”
  • Link to discussion at Wildfire 2015 conference.
  • Danger of escaped fires from muirburn being the source of wildfires.